1. Oakland Raiders vs. Baltimore Ravens: Was Field-Goal Fake Running Up the Score?

    H. L. Mencken once described a cynic as the kind of person who would smell roses and then wonder where the coffin was. Those types were out in force after the Baltimore Ravens ' convincing win over the Oakland Raiders ...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about over 1 year ago 1,732 reads 11 comments

  2. Baltimore Ravens Are Priming Themselves for Their Best Game of the Season

    If you're a fan of the Baltimore Ravens , you've got to be wondering if things can possibly get any worse. To start the season, Terrell Suggs tears his Achilles tendon...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about over 1 year ago 964 reads 8 comments

  3. Baltimore Ravens' Season Will Be Just Fine Despite Injuries to Lewis and Webb

    I feel physically ill right now. While I just ate a double down from KFC, I'm pretty sure that's not the cause of my ailment. Nope, I blame Jeff Darlington...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about over 1 year ago 1,863 reads 4 comments

  4. Newcastle United's Capital One Cup Loss Is a Blessing in Disguise

    Another year is set to tick over with Newcastle United 's trophy cabinet looking rather remiss of League Cups. Goals to Anderson and Tom Cleverly helped Manchester United to a 2-1 win over the Magpies at Old Trafford ...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about almost 2 years ago 1,628 reads 1 comments

  5. Baltimore Ravens' Most Underrated Player for Clash with New England Patriots

    Quickly, name the five most important players for the Baltimore Ravens' chance for victory in Sunday's match against the New England Patriots. I'll give you a few seconds. .....

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about almost 2 years ago 844 reads 1 comments

  6. Baltimore Ravens' Week 1 Win Highlights Their Most Important Offseason Move

    The Baltimore Ravens issued a statement to the rest of the league when they beat the Cincinnati Bengals 44-13. To put a bit of perspective on that, the Ravens scored more points than the Green Bay Packers and the Philadelphia Eagles combined ...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about almost 2 years ago 573 reads 0 comments

  7. Newcastle United: FA's Sentence of Alan Pardew Is Too Light

    After his push on a sideline official against Tottenham Hotspur on August 18, Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew has finally been sentenced by the FA...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about almost 2 years ago 1,124 reads 16 comments

  8. Rating Newcastle United's Performance During the Transfer Window

    Another transfer window has come to a close. For some, it couldn't come soon enough. The deadline day has never been one for predictability, and just as there was always the possibility ...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about almost 2 years ago 1,554 reads 4 comments

  9. Newcastle United Got Tactics Perfect in Europa League Match Against Atromitos FC

    Manchester City 's Shiekh Mansour recently said that when his team's games aren't televised or he's unable to attend, he finds "other ways" to watch them...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about almost 2 years ago 1,184 reads 0 comments

  10. Vurnon Anita Completes Newcastle United Signing, Twitter Reacts

    Newcastle United have made their biggest move in an otherwise flat transfer window, by completing the deal for Ajax midfielder Vurnon Anita...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about almost 2 years ago 1,727 reads 4 comments

  11. Demba Ba Will Stay with Newcastle United After His Buyout Clause Expires

    Like Chelsea 's dreams of a financially efficient transfer window, July 2012 has faded blissfully from existence. And with it, Newcastle United striker Demba Ba 's buyout clause of about £7 million has expired ...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about almost 2 years ago 1,485 reads 1 comments

  12. Mathieu Debuchy Transfer to Newcastle United Looking Increasingly Likely

    Newcastle United edged closer to signing target Mathieu Debuchy when Lille won the race for junior French right-back Djibril Sidibe. Debuchy now looks almost certain to depart after also not showing up to training yesterday...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about almost 2 years ago 3,097 reads 0 comments

  13. Super Rugby 2012: 4 Teams Guaranteed to Lose in Round 18

    Another one bites the dust. The Highlanders' season is over after they finished with a loss to the Reds last week...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 220 reads 1 comments

  14. Super Rugby 2012: 4 Teams Guaranteed to Lose in Round 17

    There are two weeks left of Super Rugby's round robin. The Hurricanes (somehow) upset the Crusaders and the Highlanders slipped from the pace, but most other teams kept on rolling...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 459 reads 1 comments

  15. Super Rugby 2012: 4 Teams Guaranteed to Lose in Round 16

    Super Rugby is back! After a three-week break for the arrival of our northern hemisphere brethren, the competition is set to resume with a lot still to play for...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 217 reads 1 comments

  16. Newcastle United Gifted with Sweet Schedule as FA Announces League Fixtures

    Today, the 2012/13 Premier League fixtures were released . While the document is only preliminary at this stage and in Spanish, we also have an idea how the Europa League will look next season...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 2,174 reads 1 comments

  17. Super Rugby 2012: 4 Teams Guaranteed to Lose in Round 15

    It's the last week before the international break and the battle to avoid the wooden spoon is pretty much between two teams now: the Blues and the Lions. The Hurricanes came back from their loss to the Brumbies by shellacking the Rebels 66-24...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 347 reads 0 comments

  18. Newcastle United Strategy: How to Approach the Europa League

    As part of moving forward as a club, Newcastle United will be partaking in European football next season. Like any manager will tell you, there is more to a season that involves other tournaments than simply turning up and winning all of your games...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 1,391 reads 5 comments

  19. Super Rugby 2012: 4 Teams Guaranteed to Lose in Round 14

    The race to finish in the top six is really beginning to heat up. With the Highlanders, Reds and Sharks all picking up wins, the pressure is now on all three to keep winning...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 315 reads 0 comments

  20. Tim Krul Transfer: How Will Newcastle United React to Chelsea Interest?

    As you probably know by now, Newcastle United 's new starting keeper, Tim Krul , is pretty good. I'm going to be perfectly honest, when I first saw him take the field against ...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 3,344 reads 14 comments

  21. Tottenham Hotspur Would Be Foolish to Pass Up Newcastle United Striker Demba Ba

    After one unlucky result, Tottenham's season is now a wreck of what it once was. Chelsea 's shootout win over Bayern Munich has relegated the North Londoners to the Europa League next season...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 2,464 reads 7 comments

  22. Super Rugby Playoff Race Heats Up as Contenders Keep Pace

    There are just two weeks left before Super Rugby takes a break for the international window. After that, there are three more games in the round robin stage. At this point, we can gain an idea of how the table will look leading into the playoffs...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 213 reads 1 comments

  23. Hurricanes' Loss Highlights Mark Hammett's Need to Blend Flair with Structure

    So far this season, the Hurricanes have been one of Super Rugby's big surprise packages. After a disappointing 2011, they lost eight past or current All Blacks as coach Mark Hammett's hard-line style of coaching proved unpopular with senior players...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 169 reads 0 comments

  24. Super Rugby 2012: 4 Teams Guaranteed to Lose in Round 13

    It's Round 13, and the Bulls sit proudly on the top of the table with an impressive points differential of 108...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 230 reads 0 comments

  25. Newcastle United's Summer Transfer Priorities and Targets

    The pages of another season have been turned, and that means football fans the world over will be glued to the headlines in the hopes a bright new talent will be putting on a specific new shirt next year...

    Stephen Gillam Written by Stephen Gillam about 2 years ago 4,650 reads 5 comments